Tag: Online Poker

Fraternal Order of the Police Supports Online Poker Regulation

The Fraternal Order of the Police has written a letter to leadership in both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in support of online poker regulation.

The Sunday Briefing: Kevin "ImaLuckSac" MacPhee Makes Four Final Tables

A look at the results from the Sunday Majors that ran this weekend on PokerStars.

The Nightly Turbo: Chris Ferguson Receives Extension, Vanessa Rousso's Bentley, and More

Chris Ferguson was granted an extension to respond to his amended civil complaint, and Vanessa Rousso purchased a Bentley GT.

Judge Postpones Acceptance of Plea Agreement in John Campos Case

U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan has refused to accept the plea agreement with John Campos until the prosecution explains their reasoning.

Online Chat: Thiago "XTheDecanoX" Nishijima

In our inaugural "Online Chat," Brazilian online pro Thiago "XTheDecanoX" Nishijima talks about his start in poker, winning UBOC before Black Friday & more.

The Nightly Turbo: Phil Gordon's New Online Venture, Elie and Campos Guilty, and More

Two Black Friday defendants pleaded guilty to separate charges, and Phil Gordon is receiving funding for a new online gaming venture.

Report: Black Friday Principal John Campos Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge

Black Friday defendant John Campos has reportedly pleaded guilty to a single misdemeanor charge.

Black Friday Defendant Chad Elie Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy

Chad Elie, one of the 11 men indicted by the Department of Justice on Black Friday, pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit bank fraud and operating an illegal gambling business.

The Sunday Briefing: Tom "tollgate" Grigg Puts Up Impressive Sunday Showings

A look at the results from the Sunday Majors that ran this weekend on PokerStars.

PokerStars Unveils Preliminary Schedule for Spring Championship of Online Poker

PokerStars released the preliminary schedule for the 2012 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP).

Seat Open with Melanie Weisner Part Two

Melanie Weisner opens up about her discovery of online poker and how she began to learn the game.

PokerNews +EV: William Hill Sunday Blast, PokerStars $5,000 Freeroll, and More

A look at some of the offers PokerNews has for readers including free cash, deposit bonuses, and poker freerolls.

The Online Railbird Report: Benny Spindler & Ronny Kaiser Dominate PLO Action

This past week, Benny "toweliestar" Spindler and Ronny “1-ronnyr3” Kaiser both crushed the high-stakes online pot-limit omaha games.

Utah Gov Signs Anti-Online Gambling Bill; State Opts Out of Any Internet Poker Regulation

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert signs anti-online gambling bill into law, opting the state out of any potential federal Internet poker regulation.

The Nightly Turbo: U.K. Adjusts Gambling Tax, "ElkY" Joins Premier League V, and More

U.K. chancellor George Osborne plans to change the country's gambling tax, and Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier has joined the PartyPoker Premier League V lineup.

Online Poker Payment Processor Daniel Tzvetkoff to Testify in Black Friday Trial

Daniel Tzvetkoff will testify in the trial of Black Friday defendants John Campos and Chad Elie on April 9 in New York.

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If you have never played on Poker770 before, then now is the perfect time to sign up, while PokerNews is giving out free cash to do so.

The Nightly Turbo: Hawaii Gambling Bills Fail, Terrence Chan's MMA Fight, and More

A group of bills aimed at legalizing online gambling in Hawaii have failed, and poker pro Terrence Chan is preparing for an MMA fight in Hong Kong.

Five Thoughts: In-Game Betting on Poker, Another Win for Isildur1, and More

Want to bet red-black from your couch? iSeriesLIVE leads this week's Five Thoughts.

The Nightly Turbo: Isildur1 Wins Again, Negreanu and Esfandiari Give Back, and More

Isildur1 won again in the PokerStars SuperStar Showdown, and Daniel Negreanu and Antonio Esfandiari are getting very involved in charities.